All posts by George Harrison

Blockchain Redefines Emerging Markets: Capital, Assets and Securities

Less than 0.001 percent of global venture technology funding went to African startups in 2016. It is...

/ January 4, 2018

Forks in the Road: 2017 Bitcoin Forks

2017 has come and gone, shaking up the cryptocurrency world with a swathe of newcomers...

/ January 4, 2018

South Korea Law Firm Fights New ‘Unconstitutional’ Crypto Trading Regulations

Seoul-based law firm Anguk Law Offices announced Tuesday that it had filed a constitutional appeal on Dec...

/ January 4, 2018

Egypt’s Top Cleric Declares Bitcoin Trading ‘Unlawful’

Egypt’s highest official of religious law, Grand Mufti Shawki Allam, called Bitcoin trading “unlawful” under Sharia law, online...

/ January 4, 2018

Ripple Pushes Past $3, Reaches Almost Half Bitcoin’s Market Cap

Ripple (XMR), currently the second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has continued its recent rally, crossing the $3...

/ January 4, 2018

Bitcoin Billionaires Hiding in Plain Sight

Bitcoin’s anonymous yet transparent nature makes for some interesting reading when trawling through the easily...

/ January 3, 2018

The Cream of the Crypto Crop: 10 Best Performing Assets in 2017

With 2017 now firmly in the rearview mirror, it is time to take stock of...

/ January 3, 2018

Putin Adviser Says ‘CryptoRuble’ Will Circumvent Sanctions, Government Remains Divided

At a recent government meeting, Sergei Glazyev, economic adviser to President Putin, said the ‘CryptoRuble’...

/ January 3, 2018